Homicide investigation underway after shooting near Valencia College, deputies say

Sheriff’s office says one man died at hospital

ORLANDO, Fla. – A homicide investigation is underway Thursday after deputies responded to reports of a shooting near Valencia College, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office said reports of a shooting came in around 5 a.m. in the area of Park Tree Terrace, which is near the Valencia College East Campus.

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Deputies were notified that a man in his 20s was taken to a hospital after being shot. The man later died, according to the sheriff’s office. Officials identified the man as 20-year-old Angel Isaac Linares.

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the shooting is asked to contact the OCSO.

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